Melissa d'Arabian spruces up weeknight chicken with an easy, French-inspired menu. Chicken in Mustard features tender braised chicken in a rich and creamy sauce. Super Buttered Noodles make the perfect companion. On the side, a delicate Leek Salad with balsamic vinaigrette is simple and elegant.
Melissa d'Arabian shares her recipes for a big-flavor brunch with big money savings. Tasty Huevos Rancheros are baked in individual tortilla shells for a fun new twist on the classic brunch entree. On the side, Brunch Cornbread is moist, tender, and served warm with a touch of honey-lime butter. Bubbly Lime Spritzers are cool and refreshing any time of day.
Melissa d'Arabian knows French food doesn't have to be fussy, expensive, or covered in heavy sauces. She lightens French flavors and puts money back in your wallet with three easy recipes. Her French Onion Soup is rich in flavor, not fat, and Easy Breadsticks help soak up the tasty broth. Salade Nicoise is piled high with fresh and satisfying flavors.
Melissa d'Arabian whips up her favorite Chinese takeout dishes, at a fraction of the cost. Sesame Chicken is slightly sweet with an orange marinade, and gets baked until golden and tender. Lemony Egg Soup turns everyday ingredients into a warm and comforting starter. Orange-Ginger Fried Wontons are so crisp and delicious, you may never need your takeout menus again!
Melissa d'Arabian makes a quick soup and sandwich meal worthy of your neighborhood cafe. Quick Croque Madames layer tender ham, a tangy cream sauce, and melted Swiss cheese on toasted country bread, all crowned with a perfectly fried egg. Alongside, Rich Roasted Tomato Soup is brimming with deep tomato flavor and aromatic herbs. Crispy Kale Chips bring a salty crunch to the plate, and added nutrition.
Melissa d'Arabian proves you can serve a delicious fried chicken meal any night of the week, without breaking a sweat...or your budget. Her Weeknight Buttermilk Fried Chicken is juicy and tender inside, golden and crispy outside, the perfect match for creamy Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes. Crunchy and fresh Kale Slaw completes this Southern-inspired meal.
Melissa d'Arabian stirs up an Italian meal worthy of company, at a price you won't believe. Sauteed Cannellini Beans make a delicious, protein-packed appetizer with toasted baguette slices. Garlic Spaghetti is aromatic and mellow, thanks to Melissa's super simple technique. Quick Cinnamon-Apple Tarte comes together in ten minutes and bakes as you enjoy dinner. Delizioso!
Melissa d'Arabian slashes your meal tab with this restaurant-worthy menu. Braised Pork Country Ribs are fall-off-the-bone-tender, served with Melissa's ultimate Creamy Polenta. Roasted Balsamic Onions are caramelized and sweet, a simple yet elegant side.
Melissa d'Arabian comforts your taste buds and wallet with this menu of All-American hits, both savory and sweet. Chicken Pot Pie Turnovers package creamy chicken stew in individual puff pastry pockets, for an updated twist on the classic pot pie. On the side, Thyme-Scented Radishes and Carrots are a hit with kids and adults alike. For dessert, Black Bean Brownies are so fudgy and rich, the extra protein and fiber will be your secret!
Melissa d'Arabian makes a rich and beefy lasagna with maximum satisfaction at minimum cost. Equally easy is her Mandarin Orange Gratinee With Tangy Sabayon Sauce, pairing tangy citrus with a creamy sauce for a near-instant sweet treat.
Melissa d'Arabian satisfies hungry tailgaters without breaking the bank, with this game day game plan. BBQ Ranch Deviled Eggs are a fun update on an old favorite, while Game Day Chili is classic and rich with ground beef and fragrant spices. Spiced Kettle Corn is sweet, salty, and slightly spicy, perfect to snack on throughout the game.
Melissa d'Arabian has an easy, affordable menu worthy of company. Stuffed Belgian Endive is braised until tender and smothered in nutty Swiss cheese, the perfect rich foil for her Green Salad With Roasted Pear and Blue Cheese. A few simple ingredients make her Dressed Up Rice a perfect addition to the meal.
Melissa d'Arabian uses her signature 4-step method to simplify perfectly cooked fish. Her Fish Piccata is sauteed until flaky and tender, with a lightly golden crust and buttery lemon sauce. Her Tossed Angel Hair Pasta helps soak up the tangy pan sauce, and Simple and Satisfying Broccoli adds fresh flavor in a flash. For dessert, individual Chocolate Sponge Puddings are easy, indulgent, and inexpensive to boot!